Opening of the session by the President of the General Assembly
 Minute of silent prayer or meditation.
 Credentials of representatives to the sixty-eighth session of the General Assembly:
 [a] Appointment of the members of the Credentials Committee;
 [b] Report of the Credentials Committee.
 Election of the President of the General Assembly.
 Election of the officers of the Main Committees.
 Election of the Vice-Presidents of the General Assembly.
 Organization of work, adoption of the agenda and allocation of items: reports of the General Committee.